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Articles and book extracts on Human Food and Nutrition, written by staff of ACS Distance Education.
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Baked beans are currently transported across the world to reach colder climates, such as the UK. New research is hopeful that beans can be grown in more temperate climates, such as the UK.

The Soil Association is working with groups in Wales to encourage people to grow different fruits and vegetables. Read more about the benefits to the planet and yourself of growing your own veggies.

We all know capsicums as the vegetable that can be eaten fresh or cooked; or used to add flavour to a huge range of dishes, from Asian stir fries to Mediterranean dishes and Mexican chilli beans.
Is it worthwhile growing your own?